A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Southern Mid-Atlantic Ridge (0 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -2.3137 West, latitude -54.0693 South, depth = 10 km. Event id: us70007mk3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007mk3. Global time and date of event 01/02/20 / 2020-02-01 04:05:39 / February 1, 2020 @ 4:05 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 04:05:39 / 4:05 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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